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They commence' to ax me questions concernin' some historical happenin's an' I answer them all.

I wish my nobility to commence with myself and derive all my titles from the French people.

How to SucceedOrison Swett Marden

I am just back from Savannah after an absence of twenty days, and return thither to commence operations in November next.

We passed a few sad hours, until eleven oclock, when the trial was to commence.

FrankensteinMary Shelley

Miss Proctor has made a night-dress; and Monday I must commence vigorously upon her wardrobe.

Cora and The DoctorHarriette Newell Baker

With the battle of Lexington the war of the Revolution may be said to commence.

And Mrs. Fairfax swallowed her breakfast and hastened away to commence operations.

Jane EyreCharlotte Bronte

Buckingham, for Buckingham was now virtually the ruler of England, had thus to commence war without money.

With him at the time was my brother Sandy, and here it is that Sandy's story was used to commence.

It will answer my present purpose to commence with the Middle Ages.

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